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BIO 2014 Partnering Open

2014 BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

BIO 2014 Partnering is now open

BIO announced that the One-on-One Partnering™ system is now open for the 2014 BIO International Convention®, taking place in San Diego from June 23-26. One-on-One Partnering™ enables companies to initiate business contacts and schedule private meetings at the event. This year’s Convention is set to break all previous partnering records, with over 28,000 meetings expected to take place...

FOOD LABELING

BIO Applauds Introduction of the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

BIO applauds introduction of the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, which would establish a federal standard for the safety and labeling of food and beverage products made with genetically modified ingredients...

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

2014 BIO International Convention to Highlight Digital Health through Partnership with WLSA

BIO and the Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance announced a partnership to explore the intersection between digital health and biotechnology through the inaugural Digital Health Zone and Forum...

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

2014 BIO International Convention to Feature New Innovation Zone with NIH and NSF Small Business Innovation Research Companies

BIO, the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health announced an agreement to feature Small Business Innovation Research funded early-stage biomedical companies in a newly-created Innovation Zone...

AGRICULTURE

BIO Attends HCIA/Hawaii Chamber “Biotech Week”

Well-attended by employees of the seed companies and many farmers at the state capital and elected officials, the event reminded everyone of the importance of biotechnology in the agricultural community of Hawaii...

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

The Masters and the BIO International Convention

This week in Georgia, the world will witness a significant gathering of experts. No, we did not move up the date of the BIO International Convention...

BIOSIMILARS

Indiana Governor Signs Bill that Supports Transparent Communication

Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed bipartisan legislation enabling retail pharmacies within his state to substitute interchangeable biologic medicines, once approved, for the innovator drug on which they are based...

GMO ANSWERS

GMO Answers Addresses Consumer Concerns Through Poll

GMO Answers announced results from a national survey identifying the top questions consumers have about genetically modified organisms and how our food is grown...

BIO LATIN AMERICA CONFERENCE

BIO and Biominas Brasil to Co-Host 2014 BIO Latin America Conference

We recently entered into an agreement with Biominas Brasil, a not-for- profit institution dedicated to life sciences in the region, to build on the successful BioPartnering Latin America event held by Biominas the past four years...

CLIMATE CHANGE

EPA's Proposed Rule for the 2014 RFS Will Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The Environmental Working Group posted what they imagine to be a scathing critique of a recently published study, authored by BIO, of the greenhouse gas emissions impact of EPA’s proposal to reduce biofuel use in 2014...

FOOD LABELING

"No Need to Label GMOs" Says FDA

FDA will soon re-assert that it's unnecessary to mandate labels for foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients, FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg said yesterday in a hearing on Capitol Hill...

BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY

New Report Outlines Future of Biotech in Massachusets

The Massachusetts Biotechnology Council just released Impact 2020, a report on the state of the biotechnology and life sciences cluster in Massachusetts...

FY 2015 BUDGET

BIO Calls for Adequate Funding of Vaccine and Biodefense Programs

It’s budget time here in Washington, with appropriators in the House and Senate working overtime to craft a budget that can pass both chambers and keep our government funded for another year – not always the easiest of tasks...

FY 2015 BUDGET

BIO Calls on Appropriators to Fully Fund FDA

BIO issued letters today encouraging support for programs and initiatives of critical importance to our industry as appropriators develop the Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Appropriations Act...

FY 2015 BUDGET

BIO to Labor/HHS: Increase Funding for Critical Public Health Programs

BIO sent a letter to appropriators to encourage support for programs and initiatives that are of great importance to the American public and the advancement of public health, and that will help meet our nation’s unmet medical needs...

EMERGING COMPANIES

Biotech Leader Testifies at Congressional Hearing on Legislative Proposals to Enhance Capital Formation for Small and Emerging Growth Companies

Brian Hahn, Chief Financial Officer of GlycoMimetics, Inc., presented testimony at the hearing on enhancements to the capital markets that can increase access to investors and decrease unnecessary regulatory burdens for emerging biotech companies trading on the public market...

RENEWABLE CHEMICALS

Synthetic Biology Breaks New Ground on Renewable Chemicals

Executives from consumer product and renewable chemical companies will present recent achievements in synthetic biology and genomics research at the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology...
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Conferences & Events
Conferences & Events

04.23.14

BIO IP Counsels Committee Conference

The biannual BIO Intellectual Property Counsels Committee Conference offers timely, relevant educational sessions on the latest issues in the biotech IP sector, informal networking events designed to promote discussion and foster relationships among industry colleagues, and practical tips for attendees to use the next day...

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05.12.14

World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world's largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products and renewable chemicals...

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06.21.14

BIO Executive Training Programs

The Business Development Basics and Advanced Business Development courses support the activity that takes place at our partnering, investor and venture capital conferences each year by training individuals who are making the deals that drive this industry...

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06.23.14

BIO International Convention

The largest, most influential biotech meeting in the world is coming to San Diego, June 23 – 26, 2014, offering four days of career-boosting opportunities—from targeted education sessions and specialty forums to BIO One-on-One Partnering™ meetings with thousands of companies. Join the global biotech community at BIO 2014...

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09.11.14

BIO Latin America Conference

BIO Latin America is your opportunity to access the innovation and partnering opportunities in Latin America's rapidly-growing life science industry and to hear case studies and strategies from global bioindustry leaders...

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09.16.14

Livestock Biotech Summit

This unique conference offers a focus on genetic engineering of agricultural animals including benefits, research and development, regulatory system, and challenges to advancing health, food and industrial applications of animal biotechnology...

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